EDM 1 – Issue 279

Whisper it carefully, but are Chinese shares getting hyped from on high?

Plus: China Resources banking on beer; Huawei and ZTE clash in new world of patents; and after another bond default, solar firm then gets reprieve with lifesaver loan

Also: why name-changing is in vogue on China’s stock markets; a hotel boss pens a public plea to prime minister for faster reform; and football in focus, as soccer dramas score in TV schedules